NAME

POE::Component::Server::Discard - a POE component implementing a RFC 863 Discard server.

SYNOPSIS

 use POE::Component::Server::Discard;

 my $self = POE::Component::Server::Discard->spawn( 
        Alias => 'Discard-Server',
        BindAddress => '127.0.0.1',
        BindPort => 7777,
        options => { trace => 1 },
 );

DESCRIPTION

POE::Component::Server::Discard implements a RFC 863 http://www.faqs.org/rfcs/rfc863.html TCP/UDP discard server, using POE. It is a class inherited from POE::Component::Server::Echo.

METHODS

spawn

Takes a number of optional values:

  "Alias", the kernel alias that this component is to be blessed with; 
  "BindAddress", the address on the local host to bind to, defaults to 
                 POE::Wheel::SocketFactory default; 
  "BindPort", the local port that we wish to listen on for requests, 
              defaults to 9 as per RFC, this will require "root" privs on UN*X; 
  "options", should be a hashref, containing the options for the component's session, 
             see POE::Session for more details on what this should contain.

BUGS

Report any bugs through http://rt.cpan.org/.

AUTHOR

Chris 'BinGOs' Williams, <chris@bingosnet.co.uk>

SEE ALSO

POE

POE::Session

POE::Wheel::SocketFactory

POE::Component::Server::Echo

http://www.faqs.org/rfcs/rfc862.html